Media Kit

Dear Travel Journalist:

Thank you for your interest in Skagway, Alaska, Gateway to the Yukon. On our website you will find background information on Skagway’s attractions and activities, facilities, and other visitor related information. Skagway offers a variety of story ideas from our outdoor adventures to the latest news at our major attractions. A list of current story ideas is available in the press kit; please contact me if you require editorial assistance.

A variety of services for print, digital and broadcast travel media are also available. We maintain a library of rights-protected digital images and some video to complement your story. If you need images to complement your story, please visit our website and fill out a request for photos.

The Skagway Visitor Department also has offers a hosting program for media on assignment visiting Skagway to do story research. Depending on the nature of the assignment, we can assist with itineraries, accommodations, meals and passes to attractions. Please note that transportation is the sole responsibility of the media. For hosting assistance, please visit our website and fill out a request for hosting.

Additionally, we would greatly appreciate you sending us a copy of any Skagway, Alaska stories highlighting our wonderful tourism offerings.

Once again, thank you for your interest, and please contact our department if we can be of any assistance.


Cody Jennings
Tourism Director
Skagway Convention & Visitors Bureau

Helpful Resources

Special Events List

Yuletide Parade of Lights & Tree Lighting Dec 03

Yuletide festivities kick off Friday night with a parade of lights leading Santa to the tree lighting location. Join him as he flips the switch to light the downtown Yuletide tree at the corner of 5th & Broadway in Skagway.

2022 Skagway Spring Festival Apr 15
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Your cabin fever reliever! It's time to get out and enjoy spring in Skagway! Join us for a weekend full of fun filled family friendly events! The 2022 Spring Festival is also Easter Weekend!


Video – Skagway at a Glance

SOS Skagway

Skagway, Alaska needs your help! After the events of the past year, Skagway is ready to help you.